Clinical Research Nurse Practitioner-Thoracic Medical Oncology Practice

Job Posting Number: 11809

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
New York, NY
January 23, 2017
Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Clinical Research Nurse Practitioner-Thoracic Medical Oncology Practice

We are seeking Clinical Research Nurse Practitioner [NP] for our Thoracic Medical Oncology Practice to join a team of NPs who are dedicated to delivering compassionate, expert and comprehensive cancer care to patients and families.

You will:

  • Collaborate with designated physicians and research team members (consisting of the principle investigators, Research Study Assistants, Data Managers and Nursing Staff) to develop and conduct clinical trials
  • Participate in the institutional review process, including the in writing/reviewing protocols and consent forms
  • Screen patients for protocols, participate in the informed consent process and provide education for patients considering enrollment or enrolled on a clinical trial
  • Clinical responsibilities include monitoring toxicities, assessing clinical responses and providing exemplary patient care while ensuring the protocol is conducted in a high quality manner

You Are:

  • Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders
  • Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently
  • An effective communicator
  • Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people
  • Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations

Qualifications needed for an NP candidate are:

  • Current New York State (NYS) RN and NP licenses/registrations
  • Master’s degree in nursing, prescriptive privileges (or eligibility)
  • 3+ years of related clinical experience
  • Related National NP certification
  • BLS certification

Hours: 10 hour days flexed Monday through Friday


MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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